Nicholls Academic Council salutes Lawrence

THIBODAUX – Dr. Shari Lawrence, assistant professor of finance at Nicholls State University, is the Nicholls Academic Council’s October honoree for outstanding service and significant contributions to teaching.1007-academic-salutes-lawrence.jpg

“Dr. Lawrence is fully engaged in all aspects of her job as a finance professor,” said Dr. Shawn Mauldin, dean of the College of Business Administration. “Her commitment to service, however, is truly extraordinary. We are very fortunate to have her as a colleague.”

In addition to serving on several university committees, Lawrence is vice president of the Southwestern Society of Economists; the Nicholls representative for the Terrebonne Economic Development Authority; and a co-investigator for several Louisiana Educational Quality Support Fund grants awarded by the Board of Regents.

Lawrence is also involved as a reviewer and researcher for various academic conferences, journals, proceedings and conference presentations.

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